Candid Arts

promoting the arts and arts education

What’s On



Angel Christmas Fair 

Candid Arts would like to invite you to the Angel Christmas Fair

Preview: Friday 1st December (5-9pm)
Fair Open: 2 December – 3 December (11-5pm)

Free admission


The Pauline Quirke Academy of Performing Arts,

Film & Television Workshops 

During the Angel Christmas Fair Pauline Quirke Academy Islington will be presenting award-winning short films written, directed by & starring Pauline Quirke Academy students. Each viewing will be followed by a screen acting workshop suitable for children between the ages of 6-18

For further information please visit or call 0208 017 1085


Draw, Drink & Socialise

Friday Evenings 7pm -11pm  Draw, drink & socialise.

Life Drawing with 2 models. (drawing 7.30 – 9.30)
£20 (includes 2 free drinks ).

Next date: 1 December

Book here.


 Regular Events

Life Drawing at Candid Arts

Do you want to improve your drawing skills? Come to our Drop In Life Drawing Classes.

Every Tuesday and Wednesday
11am – 1pm
Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday except bank holidays
7 – 9pm

NEW! Thursday Daytime 11am-1pm – Starting Thursday 7th September.

No need to book, just drop-in!

£9 per class.


Film Screenings at Candid Arts

Candid Arts Trust team is delighted to announce a new series of weekly screenings of short films from upcoming filmmakers starting from September onwards. If you would like to show your film you can find more information here.


£5 on the door t(includes one free drink)


Candid Arts Open Mic Music Nights 

Thursdays 7pm

Singers/ Songwriters – to book a slot please email








Candid Arts Poetry/Improv/Cabaret Nights


Wednesdays 7pm

Performers – please email to book a slot.





Swing Patrol – Dance Classes

When: Every Tuesday at Candid Galleries from 7pm.
Price: £10
Different levels.
Visit for more information.



Playback South – Theatre Shows10492211_730208573702581_7692287167365410345_n

When: First Wednesday of every month at the Candid Cafe at 8pm.
Price: Tickets for all shows £8
(£5 conc.) on the door.
Playback is the theatre of the unexpected. It takes the audience on a journey through each others’ hearts and minds. Surprising stories spring into magical life, words are made flesh and the everyday brings forth epics.
For more info email